By Terry Bisson
Bears become aware of Fire is the 1st brief tale assortment via the main acclaimed technological know-how fiction writer of the last decade, writer of such very good novels as Talking guy and Voyage to the pink Planet. It brings jointly nineteen of Bisson's best works for the 1st time in a single quantity, between them the darkly comedian name tale, which garnered the field's optimum honors, together with the Hugo, Nebula, Theodore Sturgeon, and Locus awards.
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Dr. ) was saying something now, but the voice was receding from me. I tried again to lift my hand; I can't remember whether or not I succeeded. I felt a sudden strong sense of shame, as if I had been caught doing something terribly, irrevocably wrong; then the shame was gone. It had blown away. There seemed to be a wind blowing through the room as if a new door had opened. My skin grew cooler and seemed to be expanding; I felt like a balloon being inflated. In those first moments, I didn't have the experience of which so many have spoken, of floating upward and looking down on their own bodies.